Parking & Directions

Do not park in the lot in front of 288 Norfolk St.
except in the morning

Greater Boston Zen Center
288 Norfolk St
2nd floor
Cambridge, MA 02139

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How to get here:

We're just off Hampshire St, between Inman and Kendall Squares, in large brick industrial building directly across from Oleana Restaurant. We're an easy walk (10-15 minutes) from the Central Square T stop on the Red Line, and from the Kendall Square T stop on the Red Line. We're conveniently located near MIT, Harvard University, and the MBTA, near the Cambridge and Somerville line.

Parking:
Do not park in the small parking lot in front of 288 Norfolk St. except in the morning; and be careful not to park in spaces designated for Fitness Together.

2-Hour On-Street Parking on Hampshire Street (a brief walk to the Center)
Please pay close attention to street signs!

Unrestricted On-Street Parking on Broadway -- Free Parking All Day (~8-min walk)
Limited number of parking spaces between Antrim St. and Prospect (on one side of the street)
Please pay close attention to street signs!

*** BEST PARKING OPTION FOR ALL-DAY SITS & COMMUTER RETREATS
Pilgrim Parking lot (~15 min walk)
438 Green Street, near the Central Square Red Line T station
Details and entrance location.
NOTE: This location accepts CASH ONLY.
Saturday & Sunday: $9 flat rate (7 am to 7 am)
Weekday Evenings: $9 flat rate (M-F, 5 pm to 7 am)
Daily $6 each hour up to $18 max (M-F, 7 am to 5 pm)

*** CAMBRIDGE CITY PARKING LOTS ONLY OFFER 2 AND 4-HOUR PARKING
When parking in City lots, you must move your vehicle from that lot prior to being there for the posted amount of time which is either two or four hours depending on location and time of day. If your vehicle is parked for longer than the posted time limit, you are subject to receiving an overtime parking violation.

Cambridge Public Lots #4 and #5 (~9-minute walk)
Central Square, Bishop Allen Drive between Essex and Norfolk Streets
$1 per hour 8:00am - 6:00pm - 2 hour maximum
$2 per hour 6:00pm - 10:00pm - 4 hour maximum

Cambridge Public Lot #6 (~10-minute walk)
Central Square, Bishop Allen Drive between Douglass and Columbia Streets
$1 per hour 8:00am - 6:00pm - 4 hour maximum
$2 per hour 6:00pm – 10pm - 4 hour maximum

Cambridge Public Lot #9 (~12-minute walk)
Corner of Green and Pearl Streets; entrance at 260 Green Street
Cash Only. Credit Cards are not accepted.
$1 per hour 8:00am - 6:00pm - 2 hour maximum
$2 per hour 6:00pm - 10:00pm - 4 hour maximum